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Nikki Glaser, Feminist and ‘FBoy’ Whisperer, Is Channeling Her Anger on Stage

Moments into Nikki Glaser’s latest comedy special, Good Clean Filth, she poses a hypothetical to her audience: If you had to perform oral sex on one of your parents, who would it be? That’s one of the more innocent bits during the hour, which dropped July 16 on HBO. But none of her new material […]

Back on Tour, Stand-Ups Confront a New Normal

After a year of empty clubs and quiet theaters due to COVID-19, stand-up comedy is slowly making its way back. John Mulaney, Bill Burr, Chelsea Handler, Sebastian Maniscalco, Jim Gaffigan and Nikki Glaser are all on tour or will be in the coming weeks, back to doing shows across the U.S. And yet the scene […]

‘FBoy Island’ Renewed for Season 2 by HBO Max

Yes, this means FBoy Island is probably here to stay. HBO Max has renewed its reality dating show for a second season. While HBO Max hasn’t provided any viewership numbers, the streamer claims Fboy Island had the biggest launch of an original reality show since the service debuted in 2020. Host Nikki Glaser will also return […]

Nikki Glaser on Dealing with All Those FBoys

Nikki Glaser was looking at a list of upcoming reality TV productions, searching for a project that might be a good fit for her comedic talent, when one title leapt out: Fboy Island. It immediately reminded her of MILF Island, that reality TV spoof from 30 Rock, except this was somehow real. “I was like, […]

“A Simple Pleasure”: How Two Reality Veterans Plan to Lure Viewers to ‘FBoy Island’

On first viewing, reality dating show FBoy Island may seem to appeal to a specific audience. But creator Elan Gale says that as viewers stick around to see the first season evolve, the new HBO Max offering is actually “a show you can talk about with your family.” That’s also why the show’s title was […]